Luxury cottages for the discerning holidaymaker

The Good Cottage Guide showcases the finest collection of luxury cottages to rent in the UK. In partnership with some of the leading holiday cottage agencies, both national and regional, our experienced team have handpicked only the premier quality cottages for your consideration.


Large luxury cottages to rent

Many groups, whether families or friends, are opting for large luxury cottages rather than the more conventional choice of a hotel or a couple of holiday homes for a short break or longer stay together. Finding large luxury cottages to rent together, whether for a birthday, anniversary, a festive break at Christmas and New Year, or just spending quality time together, can make these occasions truly memorable. Click here

5 Star luxury cottages

Our selection of 5 star luxury cottages is top-notch. These first-class properties offer an exceptional level of quality with luxurious decor, fixtures and fittings, as well as an outstanding range of accessories and personal touches. When we say 5 star we mean it literally. The Good Cottage Guide only features the best 4 and five 5 luxury cottages as rated by independent assessors from the national tourist boards, or occasionally by the cottage agencies themselves. Five stars is the highest quality rating and therefore our 5 Star luxury cottages are the best of the best. You can expect the Wow Factor when you enter one of these outstanding holiday homes for your short break or longer stay, and we’re sure you won’t be disappointed. Click here

Luxury coastal cottages

As an island nation, surrounded by seas and ocean, it comes as no surprise that many people are drawn to our beautiful coastline. A seaside holiday is a great British tradition and it is easy to see why luxury cottages by the sea are so popular. In complete contrast some of our luxury coastal cottages can be found along stretches of dramatic, wild coastline where you can enjoy bracing walks on the beach or over a headland. Click here
Featured cottages
Green Lane Farm Cottage Check availability Green Lane Farm Cottage, Box, Somerset
Sleeps 2 * 1 Bedroom(s) * 1 Bathroom(s)
Price guide: £259553 per week * Ref: GCG6687
Pets allowed: No * Short breaks available: Yes * Star rating: 4

Green Lane Farm Cottage is a detached holiday cottage situated adjacent to the owner’s home just 5 miles from Bath. Guests have use of a large lawned garden with far reaching countryside views. In a peaceful hamlet with excellent walking from the doorstep and only a mile from the local amenities o...
The Lodge, luxury cottage in Berwickshire, Scotland Check availability The Lodge, Chirnside, Scottish Borders
Sleeps 6 * 3 Bedroom(s) * 2 Bathroom(s)
Price guide: £5951190 per week * Ref: GCG5087
Pets allowed: Yes * Short breaks available: Yes * Star rating: 4

One of two stunning lodges overlooking the River Whiteadder in the Scottish Borders, with fishing available free of charge in season. They are situated just half a mile from the village of Chirnside which an be seen from almost anywhere in Berwickshire, perched on a ridge overlooking the Tweed valle...
Check availability Lower Park Farm, Lyme Regis, Dorset
Sleeps 7 * 3 Bedroom(s) * 3 Bathroom(s)
Price guide: £4371621 per week * Ref: GCG5054
Pets allowed: No * Short breaks available: Yes * Star rating: 5

Lower Park Farm is a detached farmhouse in a wonderful location and just six miles from Lyme Regis on the World Heritage Jurassic Coast. The picturesque seaside town of Lyme Regis lies on the county border with Devon and is full of atmosphere....
Salters Cottage Check availability Salters Cottage, Boldre, Hampshire
Sleeps 8 * 4 Bedroom(s) * 4 Bathroom(s)
Price guide: £11832603 per week * Ref: GCG6115
Pets allowed: Yes * Short breaks available: Yes * Star rating: 5

Salters Cotatge is a superb, detached, 16th-century property and enjoys a truly beautiful location. It is peacefully located along a quiet lane just a short drive from Lymington and nestled within gently sloping, lawned gardens, with rose lined pathways, a meandering shallow stream and views at the ...
Check availability South Bay Cottage, Sleet Peninsula, Isle of Skye
Sleeps 6 * 3 Bedroom(s) * 3 Bathroom(s)
Price guide: £6282110 per week * Ref: GCG4973
Pets allowed: Yes * Short breaks available: Yes * Star rating: 4

South Bay Cottage stands in a superb position on the sea shore overlooking the Sound of Sleat towards the southern end of Skye. From this completely modernised 150-year-old cottage there are magnificent panoramic views northwards to Ben Screel, Loch Hourn and Knoydart, eastwards to Loch Nevis, and s...